Category Press Release
ZOA Israel Director Asks U.S. Consul Ratney to Condemn Anti-Jewish Attacks

 In the wake of the horrific April 18th stoning terror attack on U.S. citizen Tova Richler and her family on their way to the Mount of Olives Cemetery, the Zionist Organization of America’s Israel director, Jeff Daube, sent a letter (attached) to Jerusalem Consul General Michael Ratney, with copies to the U.S. State Department, which […]

Hundreds Of ZOA Activists On Capitol Hill: Link P.A. Aid To Compliance; More Iran Sanctions; Affirm Jewish Legal/Historical Right To Live In Judea/Samaria

Hundreds of activists from 23 states across the country, from California to Ohio, to New York, Pennsylvania and Florida, participated in the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA)’s Annual Advocacy Mission to Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Meeting with almost 100 Members of Congress or their legislative staffers, ZOA activists urged them to:   1) Support […]

Conference of Presidents Clearly Rejects The Extremist Group J-Street’s Bid

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), a founding charter member of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations (the Conference) praises and thanks its fellow members of the Conference for clearly voting against the membership application of J-Street, an extremist group whose activities are hostile to Israel.  Despite a drenching rainstorm and flood […]

ZOA Calls for Sec’y Kerry To Resign Over Latest Anti-Israel Slur –– “It’s Becoming Apartheid State”

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has called for the resignation of Secretary of State John Kerry after he stated over the weekend that Israel is becoming an apartheid state. This follows earlier anti-Israel proclamations by Kerry to the effect that Israel’s failure to fall in line with his peace proposals will result in renewed […]

ZOA Supports Sen. Rand Paul’s Call To Cut Off U.S. Aid To P.A. Unless It Accepts Israel As Jewish State

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) supports Senator Rand Paul (R-KY)’s proposal for legislation to cut off U.S. aid to Mahmoud Abbas’ Palestinian Authority (PA) unless it recognizes Israel’s right to exist as a Jewish state. Senator Paul has said that he will introduce a bill to that effect next week.  Last week, Abbas’ Fatah/PA […]

Extremist J-Street Demands Aggressively Push Framework For A Hamas-Fatah State, Despite Hamas Calls For Murdering Jews and Israel’s Destruction

The Zionist Organization of America strongly condemns the radical extremist group J-Street’s statement yesterday.  J-Street yesterday demanded that the U.S. and Israel must aggressively push a framework for a Hamas-Fatah Palestinian Arab state.  (“J Street: Negotiating with Hamas is Pro-Israel,” Washington Free Beacon, April 23, 2014 [link this to])   Incredibly, J-Street’s call came […]

Why The Silence On Hamas’ Nazi-Like Charter, Calling For Murder Of Every Jew?

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has expressed deep concern and puzzlement over the shocking silence by President Barack Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry, other Administration officials, the U.S. Congress, government officials around the world, and even almost all American Jewish leaders, over Hamas’ publicly-declared aim to murder Jews worldwide. Although many note that […]

ZOA: U.S. & Israel Must Terminate Relations With Abbas Following Fatah/P.A.––Hamas Reconciliation Deal

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has urged the Obama Administration and the Israeli government to terminate relations with Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah/Palestinian Authority (PA), following its conclusion of a reconciliation agreement with the Islamist terrorist organization Hamas, which controls Gaza. The State Department designates Hamas as a terrorist organization.   Top Hamas official Hassan Yousef announced […]

ZOA Shocked: Brandeis U. Withdraws Honorary Degree Offer to Hirsi Ali, Women’s Rights Activist Critical of Islam

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is shocked and has strongly criticized Brandeis University’s decision to rescind the awarding of an honorary degree to Ayaan Hirsi Ali at Brandeis’ commencement ceremony in May.  Ms. Hirsi Ali is a brave and outspoken author, scholar and advocate for the civil rights of women and girls around the […]

OP-ED BY: Michael Goldblatt ZOA: Pal. Lies & Denial About Jewish Connection & Rights in J’lem Must Stop Now

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has pointed to the surreal situation in which Israel is presently under American pressure to make concessions to Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah/Palestinian Authority (PA) when Abbas’ PA actively continues to deny the Jewish connection to Israel in general and Jerusalem in particular and to demand an end to Jewish rights […]